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  • Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act of 2014--Motion to Proceed--Continued


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    Senator Harry Reid

    From: NV

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-03-27

    REID. Mr. President, I move to proceed to Calendar No. 333. The ACTING PRESIDENT pro tempore. The clerk will report the motion. The bill clerk read as follows: Motion to proceed to Calendar...



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    Senator Mitch McConnell

    From: KY

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-03-27

    McCONNELL. Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the order for the quorum call be rescinded. The ACTING PRESIDENT pro tempore. Without objection, it is so ordered. Tribute...



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    Senator Harry Reid

    From: NV

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-03-27

    REID. Madam President, I ask unanimous consent that at 1:45 p.m. today the Senate proceed to executive session and resume consideration of the Owens nomination--Calendar No. 573; that notwithstanding...



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    Senator Barbara Boxer

    From: CA

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-03-27

    BOXER. Madam President, the Senate is not in order. No one can hear. The PRESIDING OFFICER. The Senator from California is correct. The Senate is not in order. The Senate will be in order. Senators...



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    Senator Marco Rubio

    From: FL

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-03-27

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    Senator John Cornyn

    From: TX

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-03-27

    CORNYN. The following Senator is necessarily absent: the Senator from Kansas (Mr. Moran). The PRESIDING OFFICER. Are there any other Senators in the Chamber desiring to vote? The yeas and nays resulted--yeas...



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    Senator Jack Reed

    From: RI

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-03-27

    REED. Madam President, I wish to thank all of my colleagues for this very strong bipartisan vote to move a step closer to restoring unemployment insurance benefits for over 2 million Americans. I particularly...



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    Senator Lisa Murkowski

    From: AK

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-03-27

    MURKOWSKI. Madam President, I ask unanimous consent that the order for the quorum call be rescinded. The PRESIDING OFFICER (Ms. Warren). Without objection, it is so ordered. ...



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    Senator Patrick J. Leahy

    From: VT

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-03-27

    LEAHY. Over the past 20 years I have spoken many times about the toll inflicted on innocent civilians and U.S. soldiers from antipersonnel landmines. I have talked about it in the Senate, in Ottawa,...



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    Senator Bernard Sanders

    From: VT

    Party: Independent

    Date: 2014-03-27

    SANDERS. Madam President, as the longest serving Independent in the history of the U.S. Congress, I wish to address an issue which I believe does not get the kind of discussion it should from either...



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    Senator Elizabeth Warren

    From: MA

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-03-27

    WARREN. Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the order for the quorum call be rescinded. The PRESIDING OFFICER. Without objection, it is so ordered. Boston's Lost...



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    Senator Edward J. Markey

    From: MA

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-03-27

    MARKEY. Madam President, I ask unanimous consent that the order for the quorum call be rescinded. The PRESIDING OFFICER (Ms. Warren). Without objection, it is so ordered. Mr. MARKEY. Madam President,...



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    Senator Christopher Murphy

    From: CT

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-03-27

    MURPHY. Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the order for the quorum call be rescinded. The PRESIDING OFFICER (Mr. Markey). Without objection, it is so ordered. ...



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    Senator Harry Reid

    From: NV

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-03-27

    REID. Madam President, I ask unanimous consent that the order for the quorum call be rescinded. The PRESIDING OFFICER. Without objection, it is so ordered. Mr. REID. Madam President, I ask unanimous...



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    Senator Angus S. King, Jr.

    From: ME

    Party: Independent

    Date: 2014-03-27

    KING. Madam President, I ask unanimous consent that the order for the quorum call be rescinded. The PRESIDING OFFICER. Without objection, it is so ordered. Remembering Ed...



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    Senator Harry Reid

    From: NV

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-03-26

    REID. I now move to proceed to Calendar No. 333. The ACTING PRESIDENT pro tempore. The clerk will report the motion. The legislative clerk read as follows: Motion to proceed to Calendar No....



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    Senator Chuck Grassley

    From: IA

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-03-26

    GRASSLEY. I appreciate the majority leader yielding. It has been a tradition in the U.S. Senate--usually this time of the year, when various veterans organizations come to Washington, DC, to testify...



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    Senator Mitch McConnell

    From: KY

    Party: Republican

    Date: 2014-03-26

    McCONNELL. Mr. President, here on the Senate floor we often speak about numbers of great magnitude. Whether we are speaking of the national debt, jobs, or tax dollars, the numbers can be in the thousands,...



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    Senator Harry Reid

    From: NV

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-03-26

    REID. Mr. President, is the motion to proceed to H.R. 3979 now pending? The PRESIDING OFFICER. The motion to proceed is now pending. Cloture Motion Mr. REID. Mr. President,...



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    Senator Harry Reid

    From: NV

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-03-25

    REID. Madam President, I now move to proceed to Calendar No. 333, H.R. 3979. The PRESIDING OFFICER. The clerk will report the motion. The bill clerk read as follows: Motion to proceed to Calendar...



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    Senator Sheldon Whitehouse

    From: RI

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-03-25

    WHITEHOUSE. Madam President, I ask unanimous consent that the order for the quorum call be rescinded. The PRESIDING OFFICER. Without objection, it is so ordered. Climate...



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    Senator Richard Blumenthal

    From: CT

    Party: Democrat

    Date: 2014-03-25

    BLUMENTHAL. Madam President, I ask unanimous consent that the order for the quorum call be rescinded. The PRESIDING OFFICER. Without objection, it is so ordered. Mr. BLUMENTHAL. Madam President, I...